Consero is honored to announce that Robert W. Lloyd has joined the faculty for Consero’s Corporate Counsel Forum 2012.

Robert W. Lloyd is Vice President and General Counsel for Brown & Brown, Inc., the seventh-largest independent insurance agency in the United States, headquartered in Daytona Beach, Florida. Mr. Lloyd is the Chief Legal Officer of the company and is responsible for the spectrum of legal affairs including, but not limited to, advice and counsel regarding corporate matters and advocacy on behalf of the company in claims, litigation, and risk management. Prior to becoming General Counsel in January 2009, Mr. Lloyd served as Vice President and Chief Litigation Officer.

Before moving to the Legal Department, Mr. Lloyd received his insurance training in the Daytona Beach Retail office of Brown & Brown, Inc. He is a licensed 2-20 General Lines insurance agent in Florida and is a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC). He served as Marketing Manager from July 1999 to December 2000. He also served as Sales Manager of the office in 2001 and supervised 24 producers. Mr. Lloyd was recognized for his individual sales efforts in 2001 by attaining Brown & Brown, Inc.’s “Tangle B Club.”

Prior to joining Brown & Brown, Inc., Mr. Lloyd received his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Florida. At U.F., Mr. Lloyd was a member of Florida Blue Key Leadership Honorary and the Trial Team, he served as Chancellor of the Student Honor Court, and he was recognized in 1987 as the Outstanding Graduate Leader of the University of Florida. After graduation, Mr. Lloyd practiced law for over 7 years specializing in labor and employment matters with the law firm of Cobb Cole & Bell. During that time, Mr. Lloyd defended cases for employers in state and federal courts and argued appeals in both the state’s 5th District Court of Appeals and the federal 11th Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta. Mr. Lloyd is a member of the Florida Bar and the Labor and Employment Law Section of the Florida Bar.

Mr. Lloyd is a Rotarian and an active member of the Daytona Beach civic community. In 2003, he received the Marvin Samuels Leadership Award presented by the Daytona Beach Leadership Council of the Daytona Beach/Halifax Area Chamber of Commerce. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of SunTrust Bank of East Central Florida.

Mr. Lloyd resides in Port Orange, Florida with his wife, Sherri, daughter, Delaney, and son, Matthew.